Public Health

Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Workers process beef at Old Fashion Country Butcher in Santa Paula, California on May 21, 2020. (Photo: Brent Stirton/Getty Images)
The fine levied against Iowa Premium Beef—for a minor record-keeping violation—was cut in half by a state official.
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
"Vaccine nationalism will only perpetuate the disease and prolong the global recovery," said WHO Director-General Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus. (Photo: Fabrice Coffrini/AFP via Getty Images)
"Nationalism and isolationism in the face of a pandemic are, as far as we are...
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Trump and his Senate allies have found time to fast-track their SCOTUS plans...

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Called "horrifying, infuriating, compelling and hopeful," a new documentary Toxic Hot Seat explores the chemical flame retardants - equally likely to cause cancer and not to work - that are everywhere in our lives and houses, and the massive lobbying efforts of chemical manufacturers and Big Tobacco that put them there. With a new Give Toxics the Boot! campaign. "The average American baby is born with 10 fingers, 10 toes and the highest recorded levels of flame retardants among infants in the...